News 27 Aug 2019

New Kawasaki product release KLX300R

Kawasaki Motors Australia press release:

The Kawasaki KLX300R is the motorcycle to bridge the world between play bikes and race bikes. A big brother to the KLX230R, it delivers a step-up in engine and chassis performance.

A new 292 cm³ fuel-injected, liquid-cooled 4-stroke engine. KLX300R features a strong, reliable chassis designed for light handling. A package able to satisfy riders looking for more power than Kawasaki’s fun bikes and experienced riders looking for a machine suited to recreational riding with friends and family.

The KLX300R’s enduro-racer roots brings high level off-road riding into an easy to ride package – positioning the KLX300R as the ultimate play bike.


Fuel-injected, 292cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke, single cylinder engine.
An electric start provides hassle free riding at the push of a button.
Smooth shifting six-speed transmission with a gear for every situation.
Latest evolution of the steel perimeter frame optimised to handle hard off-road riding.
Long-travel suspension – 285mm front / 285mm rear – with ø43mm inverted fork matched to a Uni-trak rear shock.
Lightweight 7.9 litre fuel tank blends into the KX-inspired seat for freedom of movement when off-road riding.
KX-style adjustable handlebar provides a choice of four positions to suit a range of riders.
Large diameter wheels for trail performance – 21″ front / 18″ rear.
Large petal disc brakes – 270mm front and 240mm rear.
Slim ergonomics and KX-inspired seat design for increased rider control.
One colour available: Lime Green

RIDE AWAY: $7,348 ($6,999 RRP + $349 Dealer delivery, assembly & inspection)